HubAustin: South Austin's First Coworking Space

“When in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to rebuild the professional bands which have connected them with one another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the multiplying and empowering station to which the Laws of Metcalfe and of Conway entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel… Read More

Testing the Infinite Monkey Theorem at Austin's API Hackday

Austin recently hosted its first API Hackday which closed out the jam-packed and almost overwhelming week that was Austin Startup Week. This time around, we partnered with Hackday regulars Mashery & SendGrid and Austin-locals Infochimps & Hoovers to see what the teams could create. This time around, we started the morning with fantastic cold brew coffee with four times the caffeine of normal coffee. It’s amazing how… Read More

Austin Lone Star Ruby Conference: A Stranger in a Strange Land

This week I have the privilege of representing Twilio at the Lone Star Ruby Conference in Austin on August 11-13, 2011. In addition to the opening night reception, there will be a hack space set up to let people see, use, and explore the APIs and even try out Twilio Client live. As a PHPer who hasn’t touched Ruby (or Rails) in production since mid 2008, this… Read More